olmesartan

noun
ol·​me·​sar·​tan | \ ˌäl-mə-ˈsär-ˌtan How to pronounce olmesartan (audio) \
variants: also olmesartan medoxomil \ -​mə-​ˈdäk-​sə-​ˌmil How to pronounce olmesartan (audio) \

Medical Definition of olmesartan

: an angiotensin-receptor blocker C29H30N6O6 taken orally to treat hypertension

Note: Trademarks for preparations containing olmesartan include Azor, Benicar, Benicar HCT, and Tribenzor.

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“Olmesartan.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/olmesartan. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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